Bayes on the Beach 2017


13th to 15th November 2017

Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast

You are warmly invited to a meeting of people involved or interested in Bayesian research and applications.  Bayes on the Beach 2017 is the 12th International Workshop for the Australasian chapter of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis and the annual meeting of the Bayesian Statistics section of the Statistical Society of Australia.

Bayes on the Beach will be held at the Mantra Legends Hotel on Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast during November 13th – 15th 2017. The conference provides a forum for discussion on developments and applications of Bayesian statistics, and includes keynote presentations, tutorials, practical problem-based workshops, invited oral presentations, and poster presentations.

International keynote speakers

Professor Susan Holmes, Stanford University.

Professor Mark Girolami, Imperial College London / University of Warwick

Australian keynote speakers

Professor Scott Sisson, University of New South Wales / President, Statistical Society of Australia.

To be announced!

Conference registration

More details to follow.


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We hope to see you there.


Warm regards,

Organising committee (

on behalf of Prof Kerrie Mengersen (Conference Convenor)
Queensland University of Technology:  Bayes on the Beach annual conference